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J-Term (Winter Session) International Travel Course - CHEM 4990 Sustainability and Systems Thinking

J-Term (Winter Session) International Travel Course: January 3 -  16, 2018
CHEM 4990
Sustainability and Systems Thinking
Course Description:
This course will cover sustainability issues focused through a systems thinking philosophy lens. The class will be based from the UGA San Luis campus in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Region of Costa Rica, where students will be immersed in a campus and region epitomizing sustainable practices. Numerous activities and tours will enable first hand experiences as well as direct interactions with the community who have embraced sustainable philosophies. Travel to other regions for experiential learning on sustainable practices will also be incorporated.
The approximate cost per student is:
Flights ~$800
most in-country expenses (hotels, transportation, activities and food) ~ $1500
+ tuition for 3 credits


Course dates: January 3-16, 2018

For more information please contact Patrick Johnson (307)766-6524

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